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Robert A. "Auger" Bowser

December 4, 1950 ~ August 12, 2020 (age 69)


Robert A. "Auger" Bowser, 69, of Apollo, died Wednesday, August 12, 2020, in the emergency room at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital.

Born December 4, 1950, in Kittanning, he was a son of the late Kenneth R. and Luella J. (Kline) Bowser.

Bob was the maintenance manager for all of the Bowser Automotive dealerships.  An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding his Harley Davidson, and being at camp.  He also loved doing carpentry work.  Bob will be sadly missed by all who knew him.

He is survived by hi son, Jeriamy Bowser of Apollo; his daughter, Chastity (Ritch) Bucher of Rocky Mount, NC; his grandchildren, Summer Hartman, and Brianna and Skylin Bucher; a great-great-grandchild, Taylynn Moore; his brother, Gary K. (Barbara) Bowser of Murrysville; and two nephews, Gary K. Bowser, Jr., and Kurt M. Bowser.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Judy Sewell.

There will be no public visitation or services.  Arrangements are entrusted to the Welch Funeral Home in Ford City.  To share memories and condolences, please visit

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